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Harris Avenue Cafe

Harris Avenue, Bellingham, WA 98225
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Ranked #55 of 389 Restaurants in Bellingham
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Denver, Colorado
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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

Only open for breakfast and lunch, but can get breakfast till 2. Sandwiches were great and served with soup, salad or yam chips. Really original yet good. Outdoor patio seating. Good location with free street parking in Fairhaven.

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Always bustling on Sunday morning. Their corn pancakes a favorite of ours. An old building on a key corner in Fairhaven. Truly an institution.

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Ferndale, Washington
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59 reviews 59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

A friend likes this place, so I went along for the fourth times. We always order breakfast/brunch. I ordered 1 egg (cage-free $.25 extra), over easy, fried potatoes a choice of toast from various kinds of bread comes with it $4.25. My friends always ordered some sort of omelet, potatoes and toast come with it and the other always ordered... More

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

Went to breakfast with friends I had the eggs Benedict. They were very good, a lot of food. Nice atmosphere and reasonably priced. I would go again!!

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Vancouver
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We came here on a recommendation of friends and the reviews looked promising. It is a small cafe, so you are in close quarters. You have to wait for a table (20 min). The waitresses are friendly and attentive. We met with relatives who also said they enjoyed it in the past. I like breakfast and to make a good... More

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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52 reviews 52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

We had a nice meal this morning before leaving Fairhaven district. The Texas Taters I had was a excellent and unique mix of potatoes, sausage and other spices. All in all a very enyosble meal for everyone in the family.

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Vancouver, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We are frequent travelers to the Northern Washington area and we have been eating breakfast at a few cafes and restaurants between Bellingham and Seattle but this place is by far one of the best breakfast places in the zone. My favorite is Huevos Laredos with the chorizo sausage. It's a flavorful Mexican omelet with sour cream and guacamole on... More

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Abbotsford, Canada
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233 reviews 233 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

My husband had tried this place for breakfast a few months ago and he said it was very good. I certainly disagree based on my experience. I didn't see much on their menu that appealed to me so I ordered a small glass of orange juice and 1 egg with sausage, potatoes and English muffin. The best part of my... More

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New York, NY
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202 reviews 202 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Down-home cooking at its best. Very popular with locals and visitors so get there early. Had an outstanding mushroom omelet with drop-dead delicious hash browns. Loved it!

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Canada
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254 reviews 254 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
285 helpful votes 285 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

Friendly waitress, amazing OJ and tasty food! Great menu options especially for breakfast and it's such a cute old fashioned cozy restaurant. Would definitely come back to this restaurant in Fairhaven next time I'm in Bellingham for the friendly service, cheap prices and decent food.

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